Agua de Valencia (Valencian Water)

Valencian water   Agua de Valencia is a typical Valencian cocktail that contains orange juice, cava or champagne, vodka and gin. Some people include Cointreau in the recipe, but this is optional. Agua de Valencia is a refreshing drink usually served cold or with ice cubes, so it is a perfect drink for summer.   […]

Agua de Valencia

gambas al pil pil, pil pil prawns, seafood, tapas

Pil-pil Prawns (Gambas al Pil-Pil)

Delicious prawns with chopped chili and garlic. Ingredients 3 tbsp olive oil 3 cloves of garlic, finely chopped 1 red chilli, finely chopped (seeds removed if desired) 350g/12oz prawns, raw and shelled 1 tsp paprika (smoked or sweet) Serves 4   Preparation method Pour the olive oil into a small frying pan and heat on […]

Tinto de verano (Summer red wine)

Tinto de verano Summer red wine is one of the summer essentials in Spain. This refreshing cocktail is similar to sangria, but it is easier to prepare. Tinto de verano is typically prepared with gaseosa (a Spanish lightly sweetened colorless soda), but you can add any lemon-lime soda (such as 7-up or Sprite) instead. Do […]

summer red wine

migas, chorizo, pork

Migas (Spanish Bread Crumbs)

Migas are a very traditional dish in Spain. It used to be a dish prepared by shepherds when they were far from home, so it’s really easy and simple. It consists of stale bread moistened with water and mixed with different ingredients, such as chorizo or pork loin. It is perfect to make good use […]

Moorish pork skewers (Pincho moruno)

Moorish pork skewers consist of a stick with spicy meat. In our recipe we use pork, although you can prepare them with lamb, beef or chicken. Prepare the marinade, grill de meat and enjoy a taste of Spain!   Ingredients 3 cloves of garlic Salt 3 tsp paprika 3 dried cayenne chillies 1 tbsp oregano 1/2 cup […]

pinchos morunos, Moorish pork skewers , tapas, skewers

bread pudding

Torrijas (Bread Pudding)

Torrijas are similar to French toasts, but the bread slices are soaked in milk, coated with egg and then fried. Because of that, torrijas are soft on the inside and crispy on the outside. Sprinkled with cinnamon and sugar, every bit is sweet and full of flavor. Apart from being really easy to prepare, the […]

mixed salad, mediterranean salad, ensalada del mediterráneo

Ensalada del Mediterráneo (Mediterranean salad)

Mediterranean salad This type of salad is one of the most typical ones in Spain, although there are a lot of different varieties of salad in the Spanish cuisine. Also, it is a perfect starter in summer, as it is fresh and healthy. The main ingredients of this dish are lettuce, tomatoes, onion, hard‑boiled eggs, […]

Mexican meatloaf recipe

Mexican meatloaf This tasty twist on classic American meatloaf is a perfect recipe to savor the real flavors of the Mexican spices.   Ingredients Meatloaf: 2 tbsp olive oil 1 small onion, finely chopped 1 carrot, finely chopped 1 stalk celery, finely chopped 1 garlic clove, minced 1 lb lean ground beef 6 oz soft […]

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Mexican lasagna

Mexican lasagna recipe

Mexican lasagna   This is an authentic Mexican recipe to prepare lasagna. There are several Mexican ingredients used in this recipe, but the most commonly known are black beans. Try this easy recipe to savor the typical Mexican flavors:   Ingredients 3 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil 2 lb ground chicken breast 2 tbsp chili powder […]